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Compound Summary for: CID 7187     Try the new version summary page

Benzoyl Peroxide

Also known as: Dibenzoyl peroxide; Peroxide, dibenzoyl; 94-36-0; Benzoyl superoxide; Benzoperoxide; Acetoxyl; Lucidol; Panoxyl
Molecular Formula: C14H10O4   Molecular Weight: 242.2268   InChIKey: OMPJBNCRMGITSC-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A peroxide derivative that has been used topically for BURNS and as a dermatologic agent in the treatment of ACNE and POISON IVY DERMATITIS. It is used also as a bleach in the food industry.   From: MeSH
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